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Novelas Cortas

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Published: 1882
Language: Spanish
Wordcount: 68,475 / 251 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Audiobook: www.archive.org
Downloads: 5,919
Added to site: 2005.04.05
mnybks.net#: 10142
Origin: gutenberg.org

The following stories from Alarcón are offered to the student of Spanish in the belief that the easy style, the interest of the narrative, and the incidental sidelights that they throw on Spanish life and history will make the book a welcome one in the earlier stages of study.

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Los bandidos sintieron moverse algo dentro de su pecho, pues se miraron unos a otros...; y viendo que todos estaban pensando la misma cosa, uno de ellos se atrevió a decirla....

30 --¿Qué dijo?--preguntó el Capitán general, profundamente afectado por aquel relato.

--Dijo: «Caballeros, lo que vamos a hacer no lo sabrá nunca Parrón....»

--Nunca..., nunca...--tartamudearon los bandidos. (p8)

--Márchese V., buen hombre....--exclamó entonces uno que hasta lloraba.

Yo hice también señas al segador de que se fuese al instante.

El infeliz se levantó lentamente.

05 --Pronto.... ¡Márchese V.!--repitieron todos volviéndole la espalda.

El segador alargó la mano maquinalmente.

--¿Te parece poco? (gritó uno.)--¡Pues no quiere su 10 dinero![8-1]--Vaya..., vaya.... ¡No nos tiente V. la paciencia!

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